Wonders of Life: Exploring the Most Extraordinary Phenomenon in the Universe | Book Spotlight
Wonders of Life: Exploring the Most Extraordinary Phenomenon in the Universe, by Prof. Brian Cox.
Age Range: Ages 9 and up
Hardcover: 288 pages
About the Book
From the vast networks of subterranean fresh-water caverns of the Yucatan peninsula to the unique and precious island of Madagascar, professor Brian Cox brings readers on a thrilling adventure to the earth’s most remote locations, where the wonders of life are on spectacular display. Along the way, the biggest scientific questions are answered: What is life? Where did it come from? Why does it end?
About the Author
Brian Cox, Ph.D, is a particle physicist, Royal Society research fellow and professor at the University of Manchester, as well as a researcher on one of the most ambitious projects on earth, the ATLAS experiment on the Large hadron Collider in Switzerland. He is best known to the public as a science broadcaster and presenter of the hugely popular series Wonders of the Solar System, Wonders of the Universe and Wonders of Life.